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Graduate Assistantship Opportunities

The following is a list of graduate school opportunities within the College of Natural Resources. This list is not reflective of all graduate school opportunities within the CNR.  
  • Central Wisconsin Environmental Station Graduate Assistantship

    • The CWES Graduate Assistantship is a unique opportunity for those interested in gaining teaching, mentoring and supervisory experience in the environmental education field while pursuing a Masters in Environmental Education and Interpretation. The assistantship is a two-year commitment.  The next graduate assistantship will begin in May of 2016.  During the academic year, graduate assistants assist course instructor(s) in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of the 4-credit NR 376/576 Practicum in Environmental Education and the 12-credit NR 482 Practicum in Environmental Education/Interpretation courses.  Both are taught at the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station. In addition, the graduate assistant will work as the Assistant Summer Camp Director their first summer and Summer Camp Director their second summer.  If you are interested, please contact Tom Quinn, Program Manager, at 715-346-2705. 


      ·         Undergraduate degree in Environmental Education, Natural Sciences, Education, or related field

      ·         Minimum 1 year experience working full-time in a related field and/or multiple summer internships/experiences in a related field

      ·         Must meet all minimum graduate student requirements of UWSP and the College of Natural Resources

      To Apply...

      By February 16, send a cover letter indicating your interest in this position (highlight specific skills and abilities that you believe would be beneficial to the assistantship) and a current resume to:

      Tom Quinn
      Central Wisconsin Environmental Station
      10186 County Road MM
      Amherst Junction, WI 54407

      By February 16, complete the UW-Stevens Point graduate application process details can be found 

      For More Information: If you have questions about this graduate assistantship or the application procedures, please contact Tom Quinn, CWES Program Manager, at 715-346-2705.

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